Daily Archives: December 13, 2019

Global Weather Hazards Summary: December 20 – 26, 2019

Flooding risks persist across eastern Africa, while South Africa remains drier-than-average

Africa Weather Hazards

  1. Continued above-average rainfall has triggered flooding across eastern Africa. Rain is forecast to continue next week maintaining high flood risk.
  2. Locust

Bringing Live Baseball Game to Users

BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A news and video report by China.org.cn on the “We bring the Live baseball game to YOU!” in South Korea:

Video host Laura Zheng takes users to a 5G …

Visit LG U+ 5G Experience Center in Seoul

BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A news and video report by China.org.cn on the “Visit LG U+ 5G Experience Center in Seoul” in South Korea:

A 5G experience center in Seoul, South Korea, helps …

Algeria’s Electoral Commission Proclaims Former PM Tebboune Winner of Presidential Election

CAIRO – Large crowds of protesters turned out in the capital, Algiers, on Friday despite word from the country’s electoral commission that former Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune won a resounding victory in the presidential election.…

Algeria’s Electoral Commission Proclaims Former PM Tebboune Winner of Presidential Election

CAIRO – Large crowds of protesters turned out in the capital, Algiers, on Friday despite word from the country’s electoral commission that former Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune won a resounding victory in the presidential election.…

South Africa: State-owned utility Eskom aims to stabilise grid by end-March after blackouts Pres Ramaphosa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa’s state utility Eskom will work to stabilise the national power grid by the end of March in the wake of the country’s most severe blackouts in a decade, President Cyril Ramaphosa said.…

Ethiopia to Get $3 Billion Loan From World Bank

ADDIS ABABA – Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Friday that Ethiopia will receive $3 billion from the World Bank to help strengthen reforms in its traditionally state-controlled economy.

Two days ago, the International Monetary …

Collared Elephant Killed as Botswana Prepares to Issue 272 Hunting Licenses

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – A hunter has gunned down a collared elephant in Botswana, the first illegal killing since the country lifted a five-year ban on hunting the animals.

The killing has conservationists concerned but not …

Collared Elephant Killed as Botswana Prepares to Issue 272 Hunting Licenses

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – A hunter has gunned down a collared elephant in Botswana, the first illegal killing since the country lifted a five-year ban on hunting the animals.

The killing has conservationists concerned but not …